What is Diwali?

What is Diwali?

On Wednesday 7th November 3T had a lesson to learn about Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights. The word Diwali comes from the Sanskrit word deepavali, meaning “rows of lighted lamps”. Students enjoyed exploring how Hindus celebrate the return of the...
The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors

Last week 3W walked up Pendle Hill and were rewarded with a fantastic view, where they all had a well deserved hot chocolate. Some of the staff found it a bit of a challenge, whereas some of the more athletic romped up! The previous week they worked as a team to stack...
The Great Outdoors

The Great Outdoors

The new Year 7 students in 3W have been very fortunate to get the opportunity to take part in a programme of activities run by Outdoor Elements. The aim of these sessions is to enrich their learning, in an outdoor environment, strengthening skills such as...
Day Trippers

Day Trippers

Last week 3C had a day trip to St Anne’s. They spent time on the beach, building sandcastles and walking.  It was a beautiful sunny day so they had their picnic lunch in the shade and then some chips and an ice cream! They all had a great time.         ...
Royal Mail

Royal Mail

This week 3Sv received correspondence from Kensington Palace! They had written to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex congratulating them on their wedding and apparently Their Royal Highnesses were “touched” that they had taken the trouble to write and...